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Events for June 16 - 23, 2013

Open: Sunday 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Open: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Open: 9:30 am - 11:00 pm

Cheekwood is closed on Mondays including Memorial Day & Labor Day

Exhibitions

March 31 - August 25 Permanent Residents: Artists from Cheekwood’s Collection
Ongoing TRAINS!
February 14 - August 25 Affectionately Yours: American Miniature Portraits and the Stories They Tell
May 24 - November 10 LIGHT: Bruce Munro at Cheekwood - SPECIAL CLOSING WEEK HOURS! Open EVERY night until 11pm!

Courtyard Gallery

April 6 - June 30 Dorothy O’Connor: Martin Shallenberger Artist in Residence in 2013

Lunch and Lecture

June 20 Lawn Care for Home Owners

Back by popular demand, this program will cover the basics of lawn care and teach you how to cultivate a thriving lawn. Using Cheekwood’s turf management program as a model, Drew Sullivan from Dickens Turf and Landscape Supply will ‘cover a lot of ground’, including turf types, mowing, aerating, watering, fertilizing, weeding, and insect and disease control.  Click here to register.

Public Programs

June 20 Family Night Out: Davey Ukulele and the Gag Time Gang

6:30 pm
It’s time to break out your blankets and picnic baskets because Cheekwood is, once again, welcoming back Family Night OutSpecial Event Fees Apply.

June 21 FIRST TENNESSEE FRIDAYS

Open until 11:00 pm

Friday evenings will be even more magical during the exhibition as musical acts throughout Cheekwood supply an eclectic Music City soundtrack to Munro’s LIGHT. Join us for an evening experience of music, art, food, and fun.

* LIGHT throughout the Grounds and Mansion

* Live Music in Several Locations in the Garden and Mansion

* Specialty Cocktails & Cash Bars throughout the Grounds

* Dining in the Pineapple Room (reservations recommended)

Pineapple Room: Singer/Songwriter, Jilian Linklater
Herb Garden: Jazz Trio
Drawing Room: Pianist, Mark Sorrells
Howe Garden: Nashville Jazz Workshop Ensemble

June 21 Fitness Fridays

Fridays in June and July
7:00 am
Get in shape at Cheekwood! You won’t find a more beautiful workout space anywhere in the city—join us for early morning opportunities to strengthen, energize and flex for health and fitness.

Gates open at 7:00 am
*All activities meet at the Visitor Services Center and are free with gate admission.

7:30 am – Yoga in the Garden
Led by certified trainers from the Green Hills YMCA.

8:30 am
– Sculpture Trail Hike
Led by certified trainers from the Green Hills YMCA.

9:30 am
– Stroller Strides

Special Lectures and Tours

June 16 Guided Tours

Cheekwood House and History
Every Saturday and Sunday at 1:00 PM

June 22 Guided Tours

Gardens
Every Saturday at 11:00 AM
Herb Garden- Led by the Herb Society of Nashville
Museum of Art Exhibition
Every Saturday at 11:00 AM
Cheekwood House and History
Every Saturday and Sunday at 1:00 PM

 

June 23 Guided Tours

Cheekwood House and History
Every Saturday and Sunday at 1:00 PM

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